Are You Walking in Your Purpose?

There are two types of people on earth. There are those who are confident that they are walking in their purpose and doing exactly what God has called them to do to make a difference. There are also those who don’t feel they have clarity on the bigger picture of their life. These are usually […]

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How I Saw the Value in My Life Experience

Last month, I was asked to attend a seminar at Duke University.  I thought this was a great opportunity for me to gain perspective from individuals who regularly study theology and divinity, topics by which I am so intrigued.  While learning about God was my primary focus, it turned out that learning about myself was […]

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Getting Through Your Frustrations

I recently traveled to the Smoky Mountains of East Tennessee just to get a way – to get away from all the things that were keeping me down emotionally.  (Believe me when I say the weight was getting a little heavy.) I suppose I thought that if I climbed higher to seek God, I would […]

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Remaining Above Today’s Cultural Norms

Today was a rare morning.  I woke up to birds chirping and a beautiful sunrise that beamed through my windows.  It put me in the mood to wake up early and do a little grocery shopping. After perusing the store for essential and mostly more non-essential items, I stood in one of the checkout lines waiting […]

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It’s Our Time

This sweet image touched my heart.  I saw a father and son spending quality time on a Sunday afternoon, carrying on in a devoted conversation as if the shouts and cheers from sports fans around them were non-existent. This image made me think of our Father in heaven.  Regardless of the noise occurring around us, […]

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Peace I Leave with You

I have not been to a whole lot of funerals in my lifetime.  In fact, I try to avoid them as often as possible because they are so sorrowful and I am just utterly afraid of them.  So, when a dear church friend passed away last week, I immediately thought of ways to get out […]

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The Pursuit of Peace

Without inner peace, outer peace is impossible. We all wish for world peace, but world peace will never be achieved unless we first establish peace within our own minds. Kelsang Gyatso, Transform Your Life: A Blissful Journey  

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